Program Outcomes (Software Development)

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Judith Graham

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At the successful completion of the program curriculum, students will be able to:

  1. Write application software that makes efficient and secure use of operating system services.
  2. Develop an information system using accepted software development processes.
  3. Produce user applications using a specialized technology that builds upon fundamental software development practices.
  4. Apply principles of human-computer interaction in the design of computer interfaces.
  5. Analyze a problem and identify the appropriate data, hardware components and/or software requirements to develop a feasible solution.
  6. Use current tools and practices that support the software documentation process.
  7. Document system requirements and/or developing materials for clients in the proper use of hardware or software.
  8. Students will work cooperatively and effectively in teams to accomplish a shared goal.
  9. Analyze local and global information technology (IT) trends, while recognizing the influences of IT on cultural, economic, ethical, and legal issues and responsibilities.
  10. Support the management of information systems.

In addition, the following college-wide learning outcomes reflect the guiding expectations of all programs at Bates Technical College.

  • Human Diversity
  • Effective Communication
  • Critical Thinking